Steffen Wesemann

Steffen Wesemann (born 11 March 1971) is a retired professional road racing cyclist. He competed in the individual road race at the 1992 Summer Olympics.[1] Wesemann most recently rode for the professional continental team Cycle Collstrop after riding a year with the Team Wiesenhof-Felt squad. He had previously spent the other years of his career at Telekom who later became Team T-Mobile. In September 2005, Wesemann and his family, longtime residents of Küttigen, Switzerland, obtained Swiss citizenship. He was a specialist in the one-day Spring Classics—winner of the 2004 Tour of Flanders and 5-time champion of the Peace Race.

Steffen Wesemann
Henninger Turm-2005-Steffen Wesemann.jpg
Wesemann at the 2005 Rund um den Henninger Turm
Personal information
Full nameSteffen Wesemann
Born (1971-03-11) 11 March 1971 (age 49)
Wolmirstedt, East Germany
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClassics specialist
Professional teams
1992–2003Telekom
2004–2006T-Mobile
2007Wiesenhof-Felt
2008Cycle Collstrop
Major wins
Tour of Flanders (2004)
Wesemann on the Eyserbosweg during the Amstel Gold Race 2006

Results and TeamsEdit

1992 — Team Telekom
1st place — Niedersachsen-Rundfahrt, Overall
1st place — Peace Race, Overall
1993 — Team Telekom
1st place — Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme, Stage
1st place — Tour de l'Avenir, Stage
1st place — Vuelta a Andalucía, Sprint Competition
1994 — Team Telekom
1st place — Coca Cola-Trophy, Stage
1995 — Team Telekom
3rd place — Grand Prix Gippingen
1st place — Vuelta a España, Sprinters' Points Classification
1996 — Team Telekom
1st place — Peace Race, Overall, 7 stages, and Sprint Competition
1st place — Rheinland-Pfalz Rundfahrt, Stage 4
1997 — Team Telekom
1st place — Peace Race, Overall and 4 stages
1999
1st place — Peace Race, Overall and 3 stages
2000
1st place — Tour Down Under, 2 stages
3rd place — Peace Race, 2 stages
1st place — Grand Prix Gippingen
1st Rund um Köln
2002
2nd Paris–Roubaix
2003
1st Peace Race, Overall & Stage 3
1st Rund um den Flughafen Koln/Bonn
1st Sachsen Tour, Stage
2nd Amstel Gold Race
2nd E3 Prijs Vlaanderen
2004
1st Tour of Flanders
2006
2nd Amstel Gold Race
2007
3rd Paris–Roubaix

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Steffen Wesemann Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 24 July 2016.

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